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Range DescriptionThis species can be found in the Great Smoky Mountains, Balsam Mountains, and Plott Balsam Mountains, 900-2,024m asl, western North Carolina and eastern Tennessee, USA (Petranka 1998). Redmond and Scott (1996) mapped 24 locations in Tennessee. Estimated 21-100 sites in North Carolina (H. LeGrand pers. comm., 1997); condition of sites estimated to be 100% good; no historical information available (K. Langdon pers. comm., 1997).